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Huntington's Disease Support Group

Our HDSA Center of Excellence sponsors a monthly HD Support Group for individuals who are at-risk for developing HD or diagnosed with HD, as well as their families and other concerned parties. Speakers such as healthcare professionals, legal experts, and housing and placement specialists give talks to the group on resources, coping mechanisms, and other topics.

NOTE: DUE TO THE ONGOING COVID-19 PANDEMIC ALL IN-PERSON SUPPORT GROUPS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL INSTEAD BE HELD ONLINE VIA ZOOM MEETING. Please contact Doug or Nan for latest meeting info. Everyone is welcome and there is no cost to attend.

                                          

                                          Location:                                               Contact:

                                   ONLINE                                        Doug Schulte

                                   Zoom details below                        (858) 245-8571

                                          Updates posted on Facebook                dschulte@san.rr.com


At Risk/ Not Symptomatic - Monday Nights

January 25, 2021

February 22, 2021

March 22, 2021

April 26, 2021

May 24, 2021

June 21, 2021

July 26, 2021

Time: 6:30 - 7:30 pm 

Meeting Info: https://hdsa-org.zoom.us/j/9346666796

Meeting ID: 934 666 6796

 

HD Caregivers or Support Person Group - Tuesday Nights

January 26, 2021

February 23, 2021

March 23, 2021

April 27, 2021

May 25, 2021

June 22, 2021

July 27, 2021

Time: 6:30 - 7:30 pm

Meeting Info: https://hdsa-org.zoom.us/j/9346666796

Meeting ID: 934 666 6796

HD Positive Group - Wednesday Nights

January 27, 2021

February 24, 2021

March 24, 2021

April 28, 2021

May 26, 2021

June 23, 2021

July 28, 2021

 

Time: 6:30 - 7:30 pm  

Meeting Info: https://hdsa-org.zoom.us/j/9346666796

Meeting ID: 934 666 6796

Facilitators

Sandy Jerkins-Grofcsik, BS
UCSD Department of Neurosciences
858-449-5577
sjerkins@ucsd.edu

Erica Weber, BA
UCSD/SDSU Joint Doctoral Program
619-543-5047
eweber@ucsd.edu
Andrea Cangiano, LCSW
Southern Caregiver Resource Center
800-827-1008 
acangiano@caregivercenter.org

Sponsors

The Southern Caregiver Resource Center
UC San Diego Huntington's Disease Center of  Excellence
Huntington's Disease Society, San Diego Chapter
Scripps Mende Well Being